Cynthia’s focus came early – during law school, she worked as a legal secretary and paralegal for several midsize and large firms in Southern California. Electing not to pursue a career as an attorney, Cynthia recognized her interest and talent in law firm management.
After law school, she worked in law firms of all sizes in California. Holding various roles from Firm Administrator, CFO, to COO. Cynthia has the skilled expertise in human resource management by helping firms create Office policy and procedure/employee handbooks. She also has hands on experience in law from growth. Handling all aspects from office relocation and build out to recruitment and retention. Cynthia will work unselfishly with pride and dedication leading firms to great successes.
In 2003, Cynthia decided to take her work experience and a new certification in Law Firm Management, together with her entrepreneurial spirit and determination to assist law firms of all sizes grow and obtain strategic goals, and founded PLMC & Associates.
Cynthia is a Six Sigma Champion Certified with a White Belt in Lean Six Sigma and a Six Sigma Green Belt. She is a member of the American Bar Association, Law Practice Management Division, Associate Editor of the ABA LP Magazine, Co-Chair Person of ABA Law Practice Division Lawyer Leadership and Management Committee, and a board member of ABA GPSolo Magazine as well as the GLA ALA Magazine Board. She is an author, frequently speaks and coaches firms on best practices in office administration and management.